Disability Resources’ Staff

Vivian Ruiz, Executive Director

"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart." - Helen Keller


Jay Wilson, New2u Computers Operations Manager

"Old ways won't open new doors!" - Anonymous


Natali Arias, Human Resources Manager

"Believe you can and you're halfway there." - T. Roosevelt


Tracee Rolfson, Human Resources Assistant

"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty." - Winston Churchill


Dave Shearer, Controller

"Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it. Begin it now!" - J.W. Goetheu


Rachel Rodriguez, Staff Accountant

"It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself." - Eleanor Roosevelt


Krista Dolby, Community Services Manager

"What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you." - Ralph Waldo Emerson


Melvin Gentry, Direct Support Manager

"I was never aware of any other option but to question everything." - Noam Chomsky


Karen DeCosta, Direct Support Manager

"I am only one ... I cannot do everything, but I can do something and I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do." - Edward Everett Hale


Kevin Foster, Direct Support Manager


"Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning." - Benjamin Franklin


Maricruz Lara, Direct Support Manager


"Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing." - Pelé


Disability Resources’ Board of Directors

David Ward, President


Todd Lacey, Vice President


Dennis Pellegrino, Treasurer


John Mayer, Secretary


Greg Krause, Director


Nicole M. Harvey, Esq., Director


Jon Etxeberri, Director